Department of Computer Science & IT, Kathua Campus, University of Jammu (JU) organized a webinar titled “Career in Software Development” for the students. Mr. Vipan Verma, Senior Software Developer and Co-Founder, Ecronsoft App Pvt. Ltd., Bangaluru was the resource person. The students of MCA department from Kathua Campus and B.Tech (Computer Science) from University Institute of Engineering and Technology (UIET), University of Jammu were the participants during the webinar.
Mr. Verma started his discussion with the usage of Software Development Life Cycle for the purpose of developing minor and major projects. He further discussed in detail about the current trending programming languages and frameworks. He also stressed upon the students to take up programming keeping into consideration the increased demand of software developers in industry. With his expansive knowledge, he elaborated the advancement of technical and soft skills to match industry requirement followed by demonstration for the preparation of job interviews and awareness regarding various job roles/skills that are in high demand at present in software industry.
The webinar was organized under the stewardship of Dr. Meenakshi Kilam, Rector, Kathua Campus, University of Jammu. Dr. Kilam appreciated the efforts put up by Dr. Sourabh Shastri for organizing an insightful webinar regarding futuristic scope in software industry. She acknowledged the venture taken up by the department and assured every future possible support in such initiatives. She encouraged such activities for these are the necessity of present time to fortify the knowledge of students and to meet the expectations of the industry.
Professor Susheel Sharma, Coordinator, UIET, University of Jammu recognized the efforts of the faculty members and inspired the students to show more participation in such valuable events.
Dr. Sourabh Shastri, Organizing Secretary of the webinar and Incharge Head, MCA Department thanked the resource person and assured the students for organizing more of these activities to familiarize them with the recent trends of the industry.
The faculty members namely; Mr. Amit Sharma, Dr. Sunny Sharma, Mr. Rakshit Khajuria, Ms. Ruhi Mahajan, Ms. Ritika Goyal, Mr. Sarvdaman Sharma, Mr. Abhigya Mahajan, Mr. Pranav Ratta, Ms. Himani Khajuria and Ms. Archana Salaria were also present.